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Collection Reference Number GLC03523.10.202
From Archive Folder Collection of Joseph M. Maitland 
Title A. W. Tibbits to Joseph M. Maitland about his travels as a minister, attempts at "conversions", horses and his family's bout of whooping cough
Date 23 May 1885
Author Tibbits, A. W. (fl. 1884 -1886)  
Recipient Maitland, Joseph M.  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Letter addressed "Dear Brother." Informs of his travels as a minister and his attempts at "conversions." Writes in great detail about his horses and their health. Reports his family has the whooping cough. Letter has repeated bleeding.
Subjects Religion  Travel  Health and Medical  Disease  Agriculture and Animal Husbandry  
People Maitland, Joseph M. (1839-1918)  Tibbits, A. W. (fl. 1884 -1886)  
Place written New Burlington, Ohio
Theme Religion; Health & Medicine
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1860-1945
Additional Information Joseph Maitland enlisted on 8 August 1862 as a Private. He was mustered into "G" Co. OH 95th Infantry. He was mustered out 31 May 1865 at Memphis, Tennessee.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945